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naval officer.

William John Maxwell, American naval officer. Served on Columbia, Spanish-American War, 1898; Member American Society International Law, American Society Naval Engineers, Society Carabao, Society Foreign Wars, Aztec.

Background

Maxwell, William John was born on April 3, 1859 in Washington, District of Columbia. Son of Medical Director Charles D., United States Navy, and Miriam Kay (Clement) M.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1880.

Career

Director Charles D., United States Navy, and Miriam Kay (Clement) M. Ensign junior; ensign, June 26, 1884. Captain, Mar; officer Maryland, 1905-1906.

Membership

Served on Columbia, Spanish-American War, 1898. Member American Society International Law, American Society Naval Engineers, Society Carabao, Society Foreign Wars, Aztec. Clubs: Metropolitan, Army and Navy, Chevy Chase, University (Washington).

Connections

father:
Medical Director Charles D. Maxwell

mother:
Miriam Kay (Clement) Maxwell